Tag "Singapore Police Force (SPF)"

Suspects Extradited from Malaysia in S$34.1 Million Malware Scam Probe

Two men, aged 26 and 47, will appear in court on 15 June 2024, for their alleged involvement in malware-enabled scams targeting Singaporeans since June 2023. In 2023, at least 1,899 victims in Singapore were deceived into downloading malware, resulting

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Singapore Authorities Issue Warning on Akira Ransomware Threat

The Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA), the Singapore Police Force (SPF), and the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) have issued a warning to organisations about the Akira ransomware variant, which has been targeting businesses across various sectors. The authorities

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Over 670 Singapore Remittances to China Frozen, MAS to Aid Those Affected

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) has received over 670 reports concerning funds remitted to China that were subsequently frozen, as of 15 December 2023. In response to these incidents, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and SPF are actively seeking

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